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Paper Couture

Felix Crown and Toke Makinwa has been collaborating for photoshoots since since. For this photo shoot photographed by Felix Crown, Toke Makinwa is wearing a flawless white ruffled short dress constructed from paper. The designer behind this outfit is Nigerian fashion designer, Dami Óké who triples as a fashion stylist, creative director and image consultant.… Continue reading Paper Couture

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Where Art meets Gele/Ichafu

I discovered Nigerian artist, Clement Mmaduako Nwafor through @turbanistaparis. I immediately proceeded to visit his Instagram home @clemspeter_art and I was excited to see his art works. Clement works with oil paints on canvas. Among his popular works are paintings of African women wearing the traditional Gele/Ichafu. He sometimes incorporates pieces of fabric into his… Continue reading Where Art meets Gele/Ichafu

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Lady Biba’s Lady in Line Collection

Nigeria's Lady Biba has designed a new, chic collection for the Lady Boss. Titled Lady in Line, the collection's campaign features, ex beauty queen and model, Powede Awujo as its muse. According to the brand's Instagram page, the collection is made up of structured dresses that flatter each every woman and is inspired by lines,… Continue reading Lady Biba’s Lady in Line Collection

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The Woora Woman at 40

The Woora! Woman at 40 is a presentation of unique fashion ensembles for women of 40 and above. Designed by The Woora Woman, a Nigerian Haute Couture and pret a porter clothing brand, The Woora! Woman at 40 collection, contains fashion pieces that cover every age range. The collection is made for women of unique… Continue reading The Woora Woman at 40

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A Modest Work-Wear Collection by Amnas

Amnas releases stylish but modest clothings designed to suit the tastes of every woman. I cannot forget the uniqueness and soft elegance of the brand's 2018 Ramadan Collection which featured neatly pleated sleeves, tassel embellishments, embroidery in neutral hues and rich fabric. It was modeled by Nigerian style influencer, Hanifar Abubakar. See - Amans’s 2018 Ramadan… Continue reading A Modest Work-Wear Collection by Amnas

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G. R. A. C. E by Queen E. Collection

Queen E. Collection is a Nigerian fashion line based in New York City and has Ms. Janet Jackson among its list of clients. The fashion line which carters to female and male customers recently released the G. R. A. C. E by Queen E. Collection, an acronym which means Greatness, Resilience, Assurance, Confidence and Excellence.… Continue reading G. R. A. C. E by Queen E. Collection

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Funky 90s

This was honestly my first time of seeing a clothing by Nigerian fashion label Popartii. The label's hand painted graffiti inspired denim jackets are quite famous. I had to start my own Discovery Channel on Popartii to further educate myself and I learnt the label is a fusion of contemporary art, with pop and afro… Continue reading Funky 90s

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How to wear Camo the Boss Way

Thanks to the Army, wearing camouflage for civilians is not allowed in Nigeria. I love camo clothing and have a fine pair of camo pants which sadly I can no longer wear, however we weren't stopped from thinking about how to wear them or admiring camo styles from across the world. So? Below are some… Continue reading How to wear Camo the Boss Way

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Mo Agusto’s Spring 2018 Collection

Clothings from this collection are flattering. I like to see collections have pieces that are wearable and you can relate to. Though some designs and cuts here may be a bit on the top side for some people, generally this is a beautiful, ready to wear collection with interesting and exciting pieces. W elcome to… Continue reading Mo Agusto’s Spring 2018 Collection

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The April 2018 Issue of GlamSquad Magazine

GlamSquad magazine released its newest issue yesterday, the 13th of April 2018. The issue features on its cover, Nigerian soul and afrobeat singer, Omawunmi. The magazine release coincided with Omawunmi and the singer shared some stunning photos which were photographed by Tim McBaj Visuals for the magazine. Omawunmi's blown out full Afro hairstyle was the… Continue reading The April 2018 Issue of GlamSquad Magazine